Tom Stevens, a Year 8 student and talented trumpet player has been awarded a place in the National Children's Orchestra of Great Britain. Tom, who is already a member of the Lancashire Youth Concert Band, attended the audition at the end of October at the Chetham’s School of Music, in Manchester.
In his audition, Tom was required to play two set pieces, a sight reading piece and an unprepared sight reading piece, in front of a panel of adjudicators. His music was well received and Tom was offered a place this week.
Congratulations to Tom for such a fantastic achievement, we look forward to hearing about what you get up to in the coming year.
2018 is NCO’s 40th anniversary and they have an ambitious year of activities planned. To find out more please visit http://www.nco.org.uk/.